Many months ago, you said goodbye to your pre-parenting life and introduced the world to your new reason for living. The year might have flown by in a blur, but the birthday party doesn’t have to! Whether you want nothing or everything to do with the planning, these 6 locations are sure to send up your favorite one-year-old with all the love and enthusiasm she deserves.

For an All-ages Hit: Art Farm in the City

If older kids have made your guest list, book your party at Art Farm in the City where an award-winning petting zoo will keep all ages entertained. The two hour event includes art and music, and a chance to visit with rabbits, hamsters, guinea pigs, turtles, birds, lizards, and even chinchillas. What: Standard Art Farm Party Where: Art Farm in the City, 419 E. 91st St., UES When: Weekdays 4:30-6:30 p.m., Weekends 10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 4:30 p.m. Cost: $865 for 10 guests, $25 each additional

photo: courtesy of Art Farm

Do you have a favorite place to celebrate baby birthdays? Tell us about it in the comments!

—Anna Knoebel